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How to Structure a Novel: 6 Story Structures to Try

How to Structure a Novel: 6 Story Structures to Try

So you want to write a novel? Welcome to hell. Not really, writing a novel can be a lot of fun but it is far from easy. If it was easy, all those people who say everyone has a novel in them would have written one by now. It’s hard to know where to start, but that’s...

Top Fantasy Worldbuilding Mistakes To Avoid

Top Fantasy Worldbuilding Mistakes To Avoid

If you’re new to worldbuilding or are struggling with the massive task of building an entire world from scratch, it can be an overwhelming process. It's easy to make some common mistakes while worldbuilding. So, this post will highlight which ones I see most often so...

5 Ideas On What To Blog About as a Fiction Writer

5 Ideas On What To Blog About as a Fiction Writer

If you’re a fiction writer and keep hearing people like me say GET A BLOG for god sake, then you might be taken aback and stuck. What the hell do you blog about? As an unpublished author no less. The good thing is you don’t have to wait until you’re published. In...

Society and Governments in Fantasy Worlds

Society and Governments in Fantasy Worlds

If you are building an entire world from scratch for your fantasy novel(s), then there are lots of big-picture things to think about. One of those things is the overall society structure and types of governments in your fantasy world. The chances are that there will...

Should You Write Under a Pen Name? The Pros and Cons

Should You Write Under a Pen Name? The Pros and Cons

New to the writing world or new to putting yourself out there? It’s a difficult thing to do, whether you would call yourself a shy person or not. Let's face it, many of us writers are pretty shy. One way people try to minimise this fear of self-promotion is to use a...

How to Start a Freelance Writing Business

How to Start a Freelance Writing Business

Can you make money writing? If you're here because you like writing, you might have dreamed a few times about making a living doing just that. Of course, if you’ve ever voiced that dream out loud, there’s a good chance you’ve been told to be realistic or even laughed...

New Year’s Resolutions for Fiction Writers

New Year’s Resolutions for Fiction Writers

Christmas and New Year are over and it’s time to get back to normality for many of us. Oh god. I don’t usually set New Year’s resolutions because I know what I’m like and I never stick with them. Plus I'm usually stuck in some kind of chocolate haze at the end of the...

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